JOCELYN SAFRIT - [email protected] 336.260.7557

Jocelyn Safrit has been a member of Holy Comforter since 1978, active in many lay ministries including youth education and leadership, vestry and choir. Her two daughters grew up actively involved at Holy Comforter, and they still live in Burlington – keeping her happily occupied with 5 grandchildren. She grew up in the D.C. metropolitan area, attended Catawba College (where she met her husband), and graduated from East Carolina University with a B.A. in Sociology & Psychology. Most of her 25 years as a Social Worker in Alamance County was spent in services to children and families and advocating for human rights. She enjoys traveling, camping, scrapbooking, gardening and reading, and playing with children of all ages.